‘Star witness’ shot, hurt PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 06 September 2013 13:20

A star witness in a gun attack in Victoria was shot and seriously wounded by a gunman at Purok 7, Sangali at dawn yesterday.

Christian Baring y Ibañez, married, of Purok 3, Sangali, sustained bullet wounds in the body and was taken to the hospital.

A police report disclosed that Baring was walking along the highway at Purok 7 around 3:55 a.m. when a gunman with a companion appeared and shot him several times.

Police said the suspects ran towards Sitio Kaña in the same barangay

Recovered at the crime scene were seven spent shells and one slug of .45 caliber pistol.

Men of the Sangali police station have mounted follow-up operations for the arrest of the assailants.

It was gathered that the police has already gathered some information as to the identities of the suspects. – Dan Toribio Jr.